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The Normal Heart

  1. remembrances
    Larry Kramer’s InheritanceAn intergenerational conversation about what he meant and means.
  2. obituary
    On Larry Kramer, The Normal Heart, and Playwriting As Screed“I had internalized that meat-ax political drama was a synonym for ‘clumsy.’ But it dismantled all my craft preconceptions.”
  3. deaths
    Larry Kramer, AIDS Activist, Author, and Playwright, Is Dead at 84Kramer was a crucial AIDS activist and dramatized the movement in The Normal Heart.
  4. tv
    Writer Sarah Schulman on The Normal Heart“This was a play that told the truth about how straight people behaved during the AIDS crisis, which was abominably.”
  5. your tv ratings explained
    Ratings: Modest Numbers for Mad Men Finale, The Normal HeartIt was Memorial Day weekend, after all.
  6. tv review
    Seitz: HBO’s Messy, Powerful The Normal Heart Rages Against AIDS AmnesiaDirected by Ryan Murphy and starring Mark Ruffalo as an AIDS activist.
  7. chat room
    Matt Bomer on The Normal Heart and Weight Loss“They were like, ‘Oh, I thought you were going to be skinnier than that.’”
  8. the back story
    Who Was John Duka? Looking for the Heart of The Normal HeartThe real-life analogue to the Times reporter in the film.
  9. party chat
    Jonathan Groff Says He’d Spoil a Broadway Frozen“I’m not blond or six-foot-five.”
  10. trailer mix
    Watch the Trailer for HBO’s The Normal HeartSet to premiere Sunday, May 25.
  11. movies
    Is Hollywood Ready to Tackle AIDS Again?Dallas Buyers Club is part of a new wave of projects focused on the early days of the epidemic.
  12. clear eyes blond hair
    Breaking: Taylor Kitsch Is Blond and Wearing SuspendersIt’s okay; it’s what makes him happy.
  13. casting couch
    Taylor Kitsch Joins Ryan Murphy’s The Normal HeartHe’ll play a successful investment banker.
  14. the vulture transcript
    Ryan Murphy Dissects Glee, American Horror StoryThe man who will be juggling three shows and two movies sits down for an epic conversation.
  15. Normal Heart Adds Roberts, Baldwin, Bomer, ParsonsRyan Murphy casts up his adaptation of the Larry Kramer play.
  16. casting
    Will Julia Roberts Play Ellen Barkin’s Role in The Normal Heart?Ryan Murphy says he’s wooing her for the movie version.
  17. chat room
    John Benjamin Hickey on His Tony Nomination, What’s Next for The Big C, and Vain European Supermodels“I go to the international newsstand on the corner, and they’re all looking for their pictures in ‘Italian Vogue.’”
  18. theater review
    Theater Review: The Biblical Anger of The Normal Heart Brilliantly EnduresIf it’s been too long since you’ve been ravished by fulminating righteousness, then perhaps it’s time to get reacquainted with Larry Kramer’s foundational play about AIDS.
  19. theater
    The Normal Heart Adds Jim Parsons, Lee PaceThe TV favorites have joined the upcoming Broadway revival.